IPFA Middle East FLN: Dubai: Being a Leader of Tomorrow
Please note that this event now has a waiting list.
In an increasingly competitive professional environment, career progression for junior professionals requires careful navigation. IPFA's inaugural Middle East FLN event, hosted by Herbert Smith Freehills LLP, aims to give guidance to its junior members on a broad range of topics related to how best to approach advancing through the various professions within the project finance space. A panel of experts from a variety of backgrounds will discuss their experiences and share war stories, covering advice on (for example) client care, networking, and progressing to more senior roles.
The panel session will be held at the Ritz-Carlton in the Dubai International Financial Centre from 5:30pm on Wednesday 31 October 2018, and will be followed by a drinks reception in the hotel's Sunken Garden venue.
IPFA's FLN sessions are specifically aimed at junior/mid-tier members of IPFA, providing an opportunity to network and keep up to date with the latest market developments in the project finance sector.
6.00pm Opening Remarks
6.05pm Panel Discussion & Q&A
Moderated by: Phil Hanson, Senior Associate, Herbert Smith Freehills
Jason Peers, Founding Chief Investment Officer, Dutco Energy
Umer Ahmad, Vice President, SNC-Lavalin Capital
David Charlier, Partner, Ashurst LLP
6.55pm Closing Remarks
7.00pm IPFA Update
7.05pm Networking Drinks Reception kindly hosted by Herbert Smith Freehills
Please note that this event has a limited capacity. Your registration will therefore be processed based on available space.
Please note that due to regional legal requirements, all registered attendees will be asked to provide additional personal information for the purposes of the Dubai Economic Department ("DED") event licensing permissions. By registering to the event, you consent to providing IPFA and the DED with with the information requested (full legal name, gender, nationality, country of residence and contact details). An e-mail requesting this information will be sent to you after your registration is accepted. Please note, that neither IPFA nor Herbert Smith Freehills LLP will retain such information following the event.